The State Of The Art In Saving Lives

Mar 24, 2014

The people we once called "ambulance attendants" became "firefighters," and "EMTs," and "first responders."

Credit U.S. Navy/Public Domain

The mission--saving lives--remains the same. 

But the titles and the equipment evolve over the years, and the people involved in emergency medical work train and compare notes frequently. 

We catch up on the latest trends in the business with a family and emergency medicine physician and an EMT from Jackson County Fire District 3.